Neil Williamson serves as The Executive Director of The Free Enterprise Forum, a privately funded public policy organization tank in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Free Enterprise Forum is dedicated to fostering communication on a variety of growth, land, and resource management and economic development issues.
As editor of Forum Watch, the Free Enterprise Forum’s monthly e-mail publication, Williamson often challenges local governments, businesses and citizens to expand their vision and consider the unintended consequences of their actions.
Often quoted as a voice in favor of economic freedom, Williamson has been a guest lecturer at The University of Virginia and serves as adjunct faculty to Piedmont Virginia Community College. Williamson is a regular contributor to The Blue Ridge Home Builder, Chamber Comments, The Real Estate Weekly, The Old Town Crier, The Virginia Wine Gazette and several other publications.
Williamson has a degree in Communications from Radford University and has completed the additional study at the University of California at Davis.